Third Level - Suggested Activity

Evaluating News Reports

Third Level: Reading, Understanding, analysing and evaluating
To help me develop an informed view, I am exploring the techniques used to influence my opinion. I can recognise persuasion and assess the reliability of information, and credibility and value of my sources.
LIT 3-18a


  • To understand that all news stories should meet certain criteria.
  • To use these criteria to evaluate a news story and show that the information given is reliable.